Tiger Woods Was Driving 84 Miles Per Hour Before Car Crash, Police Say

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Tiger Woods crashed his car in February because he was speeding at more than 80 miles per hour on a windy Los Angeles road, police said Wednesday, offering more details on a severe accident that left the legendary golfer with leg injuries.

Key Facts

Woods was driving between 84 and 87 miles per hour when his SUV first hit the hilly road’s median, and the car slammed into a tree at 75 miles per hour, Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said at a press conference.

The road’s speed limit is 45 miles per hour, multiple news outlets reported.

The golfer was not given a citation, Villanueva said.

There’s no evidence Woods was under the influence of drugs or alcohol, according to Villanueva, echoing early reports from the day of the crash.

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